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Miniature building blocks: who knew the advantages !!!

We have a lot of Duplo in our house. I was sitting with the kids a few weeks ago ,surrounded by Duplo, thinking about how our 5 year old is ready for Lego. 402 more words

Indoor Play

Happy October!

So first things first – October! October is one of my favorite months and I had been stashing up some good ideas for my future classroom for quite some time now! 337 more words

Writing on salt

Montessori had great ideas and sandpaper letters or writing on sand were some of those. In our school we have a salt box where we train writing letters. Check it out here!


This is a super easy project that generates lots of interest and can be adapted to suit your themes at school. I’l set it up for the children with traditional felt clothes or make my own items to suit what we are discussing. 115 more words

Fine motor skills and gross motor skills

A motor skill is simply an action that involves your baby using his muscles.

Gross motor skills are larger movements your baby makes with his arms, legs, feet, or his entire body. 69 more words

Fine Motor Skills


I found a little “tree/branch” on a base in the second hand shop a few months ago and turned it into a “who is here to play today” tree. 152 more words